Nazanin Mandi is the stunning girlfriend of R&B crooner, Miguel –whom she has been with for over a decade.
Nazanin’s beau was born Miguel Jontel Pimentel; the California native was exposed him to a wide variety of music at an early age, including R&B, funk, hip hop, jazz, and classic rock.
As a result, he wanted to be a dancer at the age of five, but by fourteen he was recording his own songs onto a four-track recorder. Miguel was signed to Jive Records in 2007 and released his debut studio album in 2010. Two years later he released his second studio album ‘Kaleidoscope Dream’ through RCA Records –receiving critical acclaim. His third and fourth albums, ‘Wildheart’ and ‘War & Leisure’ –have also been met with critical acclaim.
The 33-year-old has also been lucky in finding love, meet his girl, Nazanin Mandi in her top facts below.
#1 She and Miguel go way back
Miguel and Nazanin have known each other since he was 18. They went on their first date in 2005, long before the R&B crooner signed his first record deal.
#2 She is also famous in her own right
Born Nazanin Aliza Mandighomi on September 11, 1986; the California native started walking the runways and hasn’t stop since. She has also appeared in print campaigns for magazines like GQ India, Maxim, and Esquire.
#3 She is currently engaged
The couple became engaged in 2016, over a decade after they first started dating.
#4 She has also done TV
In addition to her modeling career, Nazanin is also known for her appearances on American Idol, Rock Star Academy, and Next Big Star. She’s also made guest appearances on the Bravo reality series Shahs of Sunset.
#5 She can also sing
Nazanin began singing and dancing at two years old, modeling at ten, and performing at Carnegie Hall at fifteen.
#6 She tried her luck on American Idol
Although she didn’t pass the judges, the public fell in love with her and her voice, which launched her further into the music industry, and after “American Idol”, Nazanin featured in the reality show “Rockstar Academy”, and was also a finalist in the popular show “Next Big Star”
#7 She’s done music videos
Nazanin is featured in the music video for “Anonymous” (Bobby Valentino). She also starred in Miguel’s music video for “Do You.”
Check out the gorgeous Nazanin Mandi on Instagram here.